Mitchell Starc

IPL 2018 Player Auction: Gambhir, Yuvraj, Stokes - Here is the complete list of 16 'marquee players'

Troubled England all-rounder Ben Stokes and Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin are among the 16 marquee players for the upcoming Indian Premier …

Cricket

Virat Kohli needs to keep his emotions under check, feels Michael Jeh

If Virat Kohli doesn't learn anything from his spoilt brat antics in South Africa, he will put his less skilled teammates under immense pressure …

Murali Vijay

3rd ODI (D/N), England tour of Australia and New Zealand at Sydney, Jan 21 2018 | Match Preview

3:00 AM ET<p>Big Picture<p>Rinse, repeat. As in Melbourne, so it was in Brisbane: Australia batted first, found themselves well placed after an Aaron Finch …

Cricket

Australia's ageing game plan badly executed

3:23 AM ET<p>In the aftermath of Australia's Champions Trophy elimination last year, their coach Darren Lehmann scoffed at the suggestion that his team …

Cricket

Mitchell Starc calls for continuity as world champion’s search for answers to snap losing run

SPEARHEAD quick Mitchell Starc has dismissed suggestions that Australia needs an overhaul of its one-day side and instead called for continuity.<p>The …

Sport (Australia)

Easy win gives England 2-0 series lead over Australia

(Reuters) - England’s top order fired in unison to give them a four-wicket win in the second one-day international against Australia on Friday as Aaron Finch’s second straight hundred for the hosts could not prevent them falling 2-0 behind in the series.<p>Chasing 271 for victory in Brisbane, England …

Moeen Ali

Joe Root steers England to four-wicket win over Australia and to the brink of ODI series victory

England eased to a four-wicket win over Australia to take a 2-0 series lead as the gulf between the sides in one-day cricket was again exposed at the Gabba.<p>England can win the series in Sydney on Sunday and will be bursting with confidence after winning only their second ever ODI against Australia …

Moeen Ali

Ben Stokes may not return to England duty until New Zealand Tests due to legal issues

England are beginning to lose hope of seeing Ben Stokes until the Test series in New Zealand as his legal situations delays his international return.<p>It has been a long week for the England & Wales Cricket Board, which has been pilloried for bringing back Stokes and then humiliated when his first …

Ben Stokes

Australia’s Jhye Richardson set to be overlooked for third ODI as star pace trio reunite

JHYE Richardson’s reward for starring on debut in a losing cause for Australia will likely be a plastic seat and a few laps of the SCG.<p>The promising …

Sport (Australia)

Joe Root praises Eion Morgan's England captaincy while Steve Smith rues another Australia collapse

The Gabba pitch for the first Ashes Test in November defied expectations and so did this one, though it was England who adapted far better than their …

Ben Stokes

Australian cricket schedule: A BBL, Test, ODI, Sheffield Shield plan to fix broken summer

COMMENT.<p>THE cricketing landscape is shifting at a rapid rate.<p>One-day international cricket — once seen as the attractive cousin of Test cricket — is …

Cricket

Nathan Lyon back in ODI frame, concedes Steve Smith after Australia go two-nil down

STEVE Smith expects to continue hearing the calls for Nathan Lyon’s return to white ball cricket amid Australia’s worst 10-game span in one-day …

Sport (Australia)

ICC Awards: Men’s Test and ODI Teams of the Year 2017 announced

India’s Virat Kohli has been named as captain of the ICC Test and ODI Teams of the Year 2017, which were announced today by the International Cricket …

Cricket

Cricket Unfiltered: Opener Cameron Bancroft should be replaced for South Africa tour

AUSTRALIA will face a huge challenge against an in-form South African team when it departs our shores for a four-Test tour beginning in February.

Cameron Bancroft

Australia v England 2nd ODI: Poms ready to target leg-spinner Adam Zampa again after MCG runfest

AFTER career-worst figures at the MCG, Jonny Bairstow has warned Adam Zampa to expect more of the same in Friday’s second one-day international at …

Sport (Australia)

Fraser's top English bowling talents

Alec Stewart has picked his top five young English batsmen to watch in 2018 - but they will need to be tested in county cricket by a host fine young …

Roy takes his bat to Australia and ends England’s 78-day horror show

It has been an agonizing 78 days for England on its tour Down Under. It wilted under Australia’s searing heat and blistering pace attack and was …

Jasprit Bumrah

Australia set to recall fast bowler Josh Hazelwood for second one-day international against England

AUSTRALIA will recall fast bowling spearhead Josh Hazlewood for Friday’s second one-day international against England in a bid to fire up its …

Cricket

Which Indian player has scored the most hundreds in South Africa?

And have four bowlers taken more than 20 wickets each in a Test series before this Ashes?

Cricket

Mitch Marsh says Australia is suffering from an Ashes hangover

MITCH Marsh has admitted Australia may have been suffering from an Ashes hangover but that wasn’t the reason for their shock one-day defeat to …

Cricket

Ben Stokes’ police charge could cost him millions at the Indian Premier League auction

BEN Stokes’ Indian Premier League riches could be in danger after the controversial England all-rounder was charged with affray stemming from his …

Sport (Australia)

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World<p>Caeleb Dressel and Katie Ledecky were honored as USA Swimming's top male and female athletes of 2017 at the Golden Goggles awards on …

Glenn Maxwell among nine Australians given max reserve price for IPL Auction

THE bidding will start at just under $400,000 for nine Australian stars including exiled batsman Glenn Maxwell who were listed at the maximum reserve …

Sport (Australia)

England hammer Australia in ODI opener, and this time it was the bowlers at fault

Australia’s ODI form trough deepened yesterday as they were flayed by England’s hyper-aggressive batting line-up in the series opener at the MCG. The …

Sport (Australia)

'It's been a while coming' - Roy

Jason Roy hailed the strength of England's ODI batting after he completed a stunning return to form following a difficult 2017 with a "special" …

Trevor Bayliss

Stokes, Starc among 36 players with top base price for IPL auction

Still waiting for his disciplinary or legal charges for the Bristol incident in September, Ben Stokes is among the 36 players who have listed their …

Cricket

Roy belts Aussies with record knock

IF it was a campaign fundraiser, halfway through you were ready to scream ‘‘I ­believe’’ and sign a contribution cheque for Australia’s one-day …

Chris Woakes

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Sport (South Africa)

Australia v England: Jason Roy leads English ODI victory, offers a glimpse at the Ashes that could have been

After an Ashes series that was decided well before Christmas but meandered aimlessly into the new year, anticipation for a five-match ODI series …

Moeen Ali

Joe Root and Ben Stokes confirmed in 2018 Indian Premier League auction

By Declan Olley<p>Last Updated: 13/01/18 12:40pm<p>Joe Root and Ben Stokes are in the 2018 IPL auction<p>Joe Root and Ben Stokes are among 282 overseas …

Ben Stokes